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image for Gardening Event item typeCourtyard Garden Opening Weekend at World of Wedgwood

  • VistEngland VAQAS
  • Taste Of Staffordshire Award
  • Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism Gold Award
  • Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism Silver Award
  • Enjoy Card offer

Gardening Event, Sat 29 - Sun 30 Jul 2017, free entry

VAQAS, TASTE OF STAFFS, ENJOY CARD OFFER, ENJOY STAFFS GOLD AWARD - Guided Tour 2016, ENJOY STAFFS SILVER AWARD - Large Visitor Attraction 2016

Josiah Wedgwood

Josiah Wedgwood

Josiah Wedgwood standing proud outside the World of Wedgwood.

Address

Wedgwood Drive,
Barlaston,
Stoke-on-Trent,
Staffordshire,
ST12 9ER

Details

Come along and see our Gold medal winning garden from the RHS Chatsworth Flower Show, designed by Sam Ovens and transported to World of Wedgwood for our visitors enjoyment. Thank you to the wonderful volunteers who helped plant the 3,000 plants that make it look so spectacular!

•Explore the newly opened garden.

•Visit the Design Studio to design a butterfly for our giant glazed pots.

•Children’s museum trails, choose from Pottery Spotters and the Butterfly trail, pick up an activity sheet from reception when you buy your tickets. Prize for every completed trail!

•Take a nature walk in Hem Heath Woods, look out for speckled wood butterflies fluttering in the sunshine and buzzards soaring high above. (Dogs on leads welcome)

•Decorate a ceramic butterfly in the decorating studio and take a secret selfie to share with us #explorewedgwood #wedgwoodsecretgarden *

•Get creative and design a nature themed plate in the Decorating Studio*

•Indoor play area for younger children

•Children’s menu in the Dining Hall

•Free annual membership with every Discovery Ticket giving you unlimited entry to the Factory Tour and Museum, 10% off in the Dining Hall, Tea Room, Tea Emporium, Flagship Store and Brand Junction for 12 months.

*Additional costs; decorate a ceramic butterfly £2.00 per person, design a plate from £12.50, pots can be fired and delivered for £10.00 plus postage.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessGuided tours for individualsFacilities for hearing impaired

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 29 - Sun 30 Jul 2017 10:00
10am until 4pm

Prices

Free entry

Additional charges apply for admission to the Wedgwood Museum and Factory and some creative activities.

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Location

Directions

Plan route to World of Wedgwood using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SJ 887395  Lat: 52.95283 Long: -2.16952

Leave junction 15 of the M6, follow the A500 to Stoke-on-Trent, take first exit off A500 signposted A34. At roundabout take 3rd exit onto A34 south bound, signposted Stafford. Follow brown and white signs to Wedgwood.

NB: If you are using Satellite Navigation please use ST12 9ER.
If you are travelling via the canal - Bridge 104.

Regular D & G bus service 14 to Barlaston, Wedgwood Drive followed by a 20 minute scenic walk

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for individuals
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired